The Best Videos From the Brooklyn Tornado


National Weather Service investigators may still be assessing the fallout, but Brooklyn residents are already pretty sure that what they experienced yesterday was a “fucking tornado, holy shit.” Whatever you want to call it, the freak storm was so awesome, powerful, and often terrifying — we know what you’re going to say Kansas, so just don’t, okay, because this isn’t Kansas, it’s Brooklyn, this doesn’t happen here — that, of course, everyone grabbed their cameras and documented it for posterity. Sometimes on a roof or hanging out of a window. Sometimes while shouting “dude!” a lot. Here are our favorite videos from the Great Brooklyn Tornado-type Thing of 2010.